1. The Role of Aquaculture

  1. James H. Tidwell
  1. James H. Tidwell2 and
  2. Geoff Allan1

Published Online: 23 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118250105.ch1

Aquaculture Production Systems

Aquaculture Production Systems

How to Cite

Tidwell, J. H. and Allan, G. (2012) The Role of Aquaculture, in Aquaculture Production Systems (ed J. H. Tidwell), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118250105.ch1

Editor Information

  1. Kentucky State University, Division of Aquaculture Frankfort, Kentucky, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Primary Industries, NSW Department of Trade and Investment, Regional Infrastructure and Services Port Stephens Fisheries Institute New South Wales, Australia

  2. 2

    Kentucky State University, Division of Aquaculture Frankfort, Kentucky, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813801261

Online ISBN: 9781118250105

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Keywords:

  • role of aquaculture;
  • seafood demand;
  • food fish consumption;
  • total seafood supply;
  • marine capture fisheries, depletion;
  • seafood trade;
  • status of aquaculture;
  • aquaculture production (MMT);
  • fish and shellfish production;
  • production systems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Seafood demand

  • Seafood supply

  • Seafood trade

  • Status of aquaculture

  • Production systems

  • The future and the challenge

  • References